One of the most popular gold bullion investment coin on the market, the Gold American Eagle is guaranteed for weight, and purity by the U.S. Government. Available in four sizes: 1/10, 1/4, 1/2 and 1 ounce of 22-karat gold.
Authorized by Congress in 1985 with the passing of the Gold Bullion Coin Act; Gold American Eagles offer investors a great, cost effective, and convenient way to invest in the Precious Metal. One way to invest is by purchasing the 1/2 and 1 ounce Proof Gold Eagle Set with original Mint box, and certificate of authenticity.
The Proof Gold Eagles are comprised of 22-karat gold, and has the collectors quality, mirror like finish, and frosted imagery associated with proof coinage.
Each Gold American Eagle features the famous Augustus Saint-Gaudens Double Eagle design on the Obverse. Commissioned by President Theodore Roosevelt in 1907; the triumphant Liberty design is an icon in American culture.
On the Reverse an eagle soaring above a nest containing a mother eagle and her hatchlings, was designed by Miley Buseik for the first coin released in 1986merging the old era of coinage with the new.